Skip to content. Skip to main navigation.


Posts Tagged "Big data" clear

July 23, 2015

Big data to big intelligence

By: Bharat Sutariya, VP & Chief Medical Officer and Ryan Brush, Sr. Director, Distinguished Engineer

Big data emphasizes massive data sets, but more important to health care, big data should mean creating a comprehensive health profile for each person within a population. It certainly starts with aggregating clinical and financial data for health care interactions across the continuum, but it needs to go much beyond that data.... Read full story

Category: Population Health

Comment(s): 0

Rating: 5/5

May 11, 2015

Big Data in Nursing

By: Ellen Harper, DNP, RN-BC, MBA, FAAN, Vice President and Chief Nursing Officer

Every year during National Nurses Week, I think back on my 35 years in the nursing profession. For nurses, every day brings new challenges and opportunities. Working in multiple levels and areas of the nursing spectrum – direct patient care, hospital administration and health information technology (HIT) – one thing remains constant: change.... Read full story


Comment(s): 0

Rating: 0/5

March 20, 2015

Using Predictive Analytics to Reduce Suicide Risk

By: Cerner

America loses 22 veterans to suicide every day. Between 2007 and 2010, the number of deaths from veteran suicide in the U.S. increased by nearly 11%. Many veterans experience highly intrusive thoughts and extreme guilt about acts committed during times of war. These thoughts can often overpower the emotional coping capacities of veterans, thus leading to posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). With respect to Operations Iraqi Freedom (OIF) and Enduring Freedom (OEF) veterans, PTSD has been found to be a risk factor for suicidal ideation.... Read full story


Comment(s): 0

Rating: 5/5

May 15, 2014

Routine checkups lead to improved diagnoses

By: Cerner Corporation

Researchers are mining data collected in electronic health record systems to gain insights and influence better care decisions.... Read full story

Category: EHR, Research, Video, Technology

Comment(s): 0

Rating: 1.5/5

  1. 1